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Business voted ‘Best Major’ at Sac State

Business voted ‘Best Major’ at Sac State

Khanlin Rodgers
May 11, 2017
Filed under Best of Sac State, News

Click here for full results. Business was voted as the best major Sacramento State has to offer in The State Hornet’s Best of Sac State poll. The program has seen many goal-oriented entrepreneurs take its courses and cultivate relationships with both the faculty and their community, according to Pi...

Hornet Racing speeds toward Formula SAE competition

Hornet Racing speeds toward Formula SAE competition

Khanlin Rodgers
April 28, 2017
Filed under Featured, Sports

The Sacramento State Hornet Racing team will showcase its vehicle creation — almost a year in the making — this Saturday for the 2017 Formula Society of Automotive Engineers international competition from June 21-24. The 20-person Hornet Racing team, a student-run organization on campus, will bring its...

SacCT to be replaced by new learning management system

SacCT to be replaced by new learning management system

Khanlin Rodgers
April 5, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

A new learning management system will soon be provided for students and faculty to take the place of Blackboard, the Sacramento State iteration of which is called SacCT. After nearly a year of trials and testing, the Next-Generation LMS Steering Committee, which is spearheading this transition, has nar...

Student artists honored at the 42nd Annual Student Purchase Awards

Student artists honored at the 42nd Annual Student Purchase Awards

Khanlin Rodgers
April 3, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

Every spring semester, students of all majors apply to have their artworks purchased and displayed in the University Union, and out of this year’s 73 submissions, only two were chosen. On Thursday, the 42nd annual Student Purchase Awards was held at the University Union Gallery to honor the work of s...

Overseas volunteers speak at ‘Through the Eyes of Refugees’ panel

Overseas volunteers speak at ‘Through the Eyes of Refugees’ panel

Khanlin Rodgers
March 16, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

Sacramento State’s Students for Justice in Palestine hosted the “Through the Eyes of Refugees” panel in the Union on Tuesday evening. The panel allowed local volunteers who had traveled to Greece to assist Syrian refugees tell the stories of what they experienced and help increase awareness ...

Sac State, UC Davis students find musical alliance through Craigslist ad

Sac State, UC Davis students find musical alliance through Craigslist ad

Khanlin Rodgers
March 16, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured, Music

Thanks to Craigslist and a few months of work, Anxious Arms has found its sound through a collaborative process and released its first demo, “A Walk in the Dark.” The band, comprised of Sacramento State student Kyle Bolla, UC Davis student Trent Tanzi and Nolan Kawanami, came together through...

‘Alternative Break’ offers a different spring break experience

Khanlin Rodgers
March 7, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

The Community Engagement Center is urging students who do not have plans for spring break to give back to their community as part of Sacramento State’s Alternative Break from March 20 to 23. The goal of this year’s Alternative Break is to focus on Sac State and its immediate area. In past years, ...

Five ways to love your body

Five ways to love your body

Khanlin Rodgers
March 1, 2017
Filed under Culture

February marked the eighth annual "Love Your Body" week at Sac State. The goal of the week-long event was to promote self-love and encourage students to celebrate their unique characteristics. Some students pitched in and offered their own advice to their peers. For another way to stay body-positive, lis...

Sac Modern grooves at Sac State

Sac Modern grooves at Sac State

Khanlin Rodgers
February 21, 2017
Filed under Video

(Video by Khanlin Rodgers and Sami Soto)

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